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Jackets Dominate Wilberforce

The Cedarville men’s basketball team dominated visiting Wilberforce tonight with a barrage of offense and a mix up of defenses. The Yellow Jackets opened the game with a 12-3 run led by Marcus Reineke’s 10 points off three 3-pointers, one of which was an and-one. Cedarville didn’t let up for the rest of the half, extending the lead to 25. The onslaught continued in the second half, ending in a Cedarville victory of 94-74. Reineke led the team with 19 points. Austin Pickett added 14; ...

Lady Jackets On Three-Game Streak

The Lady Jackets basketball team defeated a scrappy Wilberforce squad at home Jan. 11. The final score was 87-57. The Jackets used a big first half run to take control of the game. With the score standing at 21-16 with seven minutes to go, their charge was fueled by man-to-man defense. The Jackets' defense made second chance points nearly impossible for Wilberforce by grabbing important rebounds. This allowed the Jackets to close the half with a scoring run to extend their lead to 38-23. ...

Jackets Fall In Overtime To Lewis

The Lewis University Flyers basketball team got all they could handle from Cedarville Saturday night. However, they overcame the Jackets 83-81. The contest went into overtime, and was a back and forth battle throughout. Jason Cuffee led the way for Cedarville with 21 points and seven rebounds. His 11 second half points helped the Jackets keep pace with an unbeaten Lewis team. Also scoring were Marcus Reineke with 13 points and Austin Pickett with10. Pickett had one of his best games at home ...

Urbana Offense Too Much For Lady Jackets

The Cedarville women’s basketball team could not keep pace with Urbana University’s hot shooting offense tonight, losing to the Blue Knights 91-96. The visiting Blue Knights wasted no time getting started. Sinking their first four shots on their way to a 10-0 run, Coach Kirk Martin was forced to take a timeout just over two minutes into the game. Cedarville responded out of the timeout with a 10-0 run of their own. Urbana’s hot shooting continued as they shot over 50 percent for the ...

Cedarville Holds On, Picks Up Third Win of the Season

The Cedarville women’s basketball team picked up their third win of the year tonight, defeating Tiffin University 84-83. The first half was evenly matched, neither team able to pull away. Foul trouble was a problem for both teams, as each reached the double bonus in the half. Headed into the half, the score was tied 37-37. Tiffin came out of the half in a 2-3 zone, which the Lady Jackets took advantage of, starting the half on a 5-0 run. Cedarville didn’t look back even as Tiffin ...

Lady Jackets Fall at Home

With the winner of today’s match between Cedarville and Kentucky Wesleyan earning the right to host the conference tournament, the energy was high in the Callan Athletic Center. But it was the last home match of the season as the Jackets fell in five sets. Kentucky Wesleyan had defeated the Jackets in a closely contested five set match back on Oct. 12 in Owensboro, Ky. The Jackets took the early momentum in the first set, leading by as many as six points. The Panthers continued to fight ...

Lady Jackets Fight Back, Come Up Short

The Cedarville women’s basketball team lost on their home court Saturday night, falling to Ohio Dominican University, 69-70. It was an offensive struggle for both teams early, as they mustered only twenty-three points between them in the first ten minutes of action. The Lady Jackets struggled to find a rhythm as the Panthers switched their defense between playing man-to-man and a 2-3 zone. The offenses found more of a rhythm as the half wore on, with the Panthers taking a 33-28 lead at the ...

Lady Jackets Defend Home Court

The Cedarville University volleyball team was victorious over Trevecca Nazarene on Friday night in a conference rematch. The Jackets (20-13, 12-1) defeated the Trojans (15-14, 5-8) in three sets on Oct. 11in Nashville. The Jackets slowly built their lead in the first set, dominating 25-16. The second set was back and forth, and after being tied 16 different times, the Jackets dropped the set 26-28. The offensive attack was led by Amanda Bell with 16 kills, Abby Shelton with 12 and Hannah ...

Lady Jackets Dominate NCCAA Midwest Semi Final

The Lady Jackets swept Wednesday afternoon’s game against Oakland City 4-0 in the NCCAA Midwest Region Semi Final Game. The win puts Cedarville’s record at 15-6 and into the NCCAA Midwest Region Finals. The Lady Jackets played strong, scoring two goals in the first half. The first goal was scored 19 minutes into the game by Junior Kristie Wolff, assisted by Freshman Grace Miorelli and Senior Ashlee Wilson. 4 minutes later Wilson assisted Sophomore Jacoby Ziegler to score the second goal of ...

Lady Jackets Rally for Overtime Victory

Cedarville's women’s basketball team won their first home game of the 2013-2014 season over Bellarmine University in a match that went into overtime. The first ten minutes of the game were closely contested, but the visiting Knights began to pull away, taking a 9-point lead into the half. The beginning of second half was not much different as the Knights continued to hit key shots and make easy buckets on the interior of the Jacket defense. With eight minutes remaining, the Jackets began ...